The CEO of the International Rescue Committee (IRC) talks with Peter Skerry and Jeffrey Gedmin about leading a humanitarian organization in a time of pandemic, how polarization affects the debate over immigrants and refugees, and why it’s wrong to view China through a Cold War lens.
On June 11, 2020 Desmond Lachman and Dalibor Rohac joined TAI for a conversation about the next Euro crisis, based on their recent articles: A eurozone economic crisis thanks to coronavirus? National Review, by Desmond Lachman; and Is the EU living through its Hamiltonian moment? Probably not, AEI Ideas, by Dalibor Rohac.
Tuesday, June 9 at 6 p.m. EST, The American Interest live-streamed a round table discussion with Gene Sperling, formerly director of the National Economic Council under both President Obama and President Clinton, and author of the recently released title Economic Dignity.
On Tuesday, June 9, 11:15 a.m. EST, The American Interest live-streamed a roundtable discussion with David Goodhart. His new book, Head, Hand, Heart: Why Intelligence is Over-Rewarded, Manual Workers Matter, and Caregivers Deserve More Respect, will be released September 2020.
The Princeton economists behind the “deaths of despair” thesis—Anne Case and Nobel Prize winner Angus Deaton—talk with Irwin Stelzer and Jeffrey Gedmin about their new book, the flaws of our economic and health care systems, and whether our national crisis could spur needed reforms.
The director of the Phillips Collection discusses her career in the art world, how art can nourish the soul and mind, and the challenges of leading America’s first museum of modern art as it nears its centennial.